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[Home movies. James David Zellerbach. Events of 1929]

Published 1929

Description: Between the mid-1920s and 1963, James David Zellerbach (1892-1963), an avid home movie maker, filmed numerous home movies of the Zellerbach family, founders of the Zellerbach Paper Company. The films document the family's life in San Francisco and include a good deal of footage of the San Francisco landscape. Also documented in the films are family trips and leisure pursuits. This film reel includes footage of various Zellerbach family events that took place in 1929, including a yacht party on the Zellerbach yacht.

Note: Written on original container: "Events of 1929"

Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm (original reversal (with print titles)

Collection: Zellerbach Family Papers

Call Number: BANC MSS 2010/690

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Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP).

Run time 00:09:57
Producer Zellerbach, James David
Audio/Visual Silent, Black and White
Language English
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape